This board hears and decides appeals of orders, decisions, or determinations made by the Fire Chief or any Municipal Fire Safety Inspector relative to the application and interpretation of the Fire Prevention Code. This is a three-member board whose term expires after one year. For more information concerning the duties of the Fire Code Board of Appeals please view the official charge here.

Meeting Times

Please refer to the City of Oberlin Calendar of Events for official dates.

Contact Us

For more information please contact Fire Code Board of Appeals Secretary, Diane Ramos at 440- 775-7217.


Name AddressTerm
Robert Hanmer, Fire Chief430 S. Main Street01/01/2020 - 12/31/2020
Robert Hillard, City Manager85 S. Main Street 01/01/2020 - 12/31/2020
Linda Slocum, Council President104 Woodhaven Place01/01/2020 - 12/31/2020
Duane Anderson, Public Member358 Washington Circle 01/01/2020 - 12/31/2020

A complete list of board and commission members, support staff, and Council liaisons can be found here.

Important Documents

Minutes & Agendas


Questions related to the application process for City board and commission appointments should be directed to the Oberlin Clerk of Council’s Office